Restaurant, Retail

HVAC June 25, 2019

Retail, restaurant and mixed-use facilities: HVAC

What are the trickiest aspects of retail, restaurant and mixed-use projects and what trends lie ahead? Read on for solid advice from experienced professionals.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Specialty Buildings June 14, 2019

Three engineering trends shaping the hospitality market

When approaching projects within the hospitality industry, engineering consultants must weigh the wants and needs of many different stakeholders

By RTM Associates
HVAC May 21, 2019

Wind and rain resistant patio heater

The Wind Blocker is ideal for restaurant patios, outdoor entertainment and dining areas as well as residential patios and porches. The new product offers two heat settings. This new heater can operate on a powerful 34,000 Btu/Hr. on colder days or a softer 24,00 Btu/Hr. on milder days.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Restaurant, Retail March 8, 2019

Turning old buildings into community coffee shops

Building renovation is complicated, and often times more challenging than building ground up because you have to take into account existing conditions, and prepare yourself for a lot of unknowns.

Restaurant, Retail February 25, 2019

The future of retail: 5 takeaways from ICSC Centerbuild

Learn the top 5 trends to watch for when designing retail environments according to experts at Henderson Engineers.

By Jason Wollum
Energy Management January 8, 2019

Video: Case Studies on the Effective Use of Energy Analytics

This presentation explains how the use of analytic software and diagnostic tools are increasing and may help uncover hidden operational opportunities.

By Claire Curtin, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Fire, Life Safety December 27, 2018

Case study: Sprinklers and smoke detection

Based on several tests, hotel occupancy can be safer with both smoke detectors and sprinklers.

By Gregory K. Shino, PE, and Cory M. Hillebrand, NV5, Las Vegas
Fire, Life Safety December 27, 2018

Case study: Complex fire alarm system

Resorts require fire alarm systems with several devices connected to the fire alarm control unit.

By Gregory K. Shino, PE, and Cory M. Hillebrand, NV5, Las Vegas
Building Types December 17, 2018

Ask an Engineering Expert: What trends do you see in the design of hotels and resorts?

In this installment of our Ask an Engineering Expert series, Cameron Collins, Principal at RTM Engineering Consultants, answers the question: What trends do you see in the design of hotels and resorts?

By RTM Associates
Restaurant, Retail September 4, 2018

How hospitality design makes spaces (of all types) better for users

Learn how hospitality design can help organizations push new boundaries, achieve competitive differentiation, and bolster recruitment and retention.

By Tina Manis, CannonDesign